All posts tagged Colorado Wedding Photographers

How to Shoot a Wedding (Pt. 2): Getting Ready

How to Shoot a Wedding (Pt. 2): Getting Ready

In this blog series, How to Shoot a Wedding, we’ll be exploring, one by one, all of the “must haves” that need to be captured throughout the wedding day to create a well-rounded shoot. We’ll discuss the reasons each is important, examine some common challenges wedding photographers face in these situations (and how to overcome them), and provide a few insider tips for how to shoot like a professional. So grab your camera bag and let’s dive in… Continue reading →

How to Shoot a Wedding (Pt. 1): Setting the Scene

How to Shoot a Wedding (Pt. 1): Setting the Scene

In our new blog series, How to Shoot a Wedding, we’ll be exploring, one by one, all of the “must haves” that need to be captured throughout the wedding day to create a well-rounded shoot. We’ll discuss the reasons each is important, examine some common challenges wedding photographers face in these situations (and  how to overcome them), and provide a few insider tips for how to shoot like a professional. So grab your camera bag and let’s dive in…
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How Many Wedding Photos Do I Get?

How Many Wedding Photos Do I Get?

I recently read a comment from a bride-to-be on a wedding planning website that caught my attention. The topic of the thread was something along the lines of, “How many wedding photos do I get from my photographer?” The bride in question said that she would expect no fewer than 2,000 photos from her wedding day. Continue reading →

Beaver Creek Wedding

Beaver Creek Wedding

Every wedding photographer has their own secret shot list. It’s what we use to develop our skills, try out something new, or just achieve something we’ve always had our hearts set on. Suzanne and Ryan‘s wedding helped us check a few boxes off our own list. Starting with a Beaver Creek snowboarding wedding shoot. Continue reading →

Why You Should Have Two Photographers

Why You Should Have Two Photographers

When hiring a wedding photographer, make sure to ask if they’ll be bringing along a second shooter.  This is a necessary luxury for several reasons. Continue reading →

Do I Need an Engagement Shoot?

Do I Need an Engagement Shoot?

“Need” is a strong word. Food and water and shelter are needs. Doing an engagement shoot is more like adding the heated leather seat option to your new Mercedes purchase. Continue reading →

Why Is Wedding Photography So Expensive? (Part Two)

Why Is Wedding Photography So Expensive? (Part Two)

If you haven’t already done so, please click here to read part one.

…Whew! Smooth sailing from here on out, right?

Wrong!

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Why Is Wedding Photography So Expensive? (Part One)

Why Is Wedding Photography So Expensive? (Part One)

“Four grand just for pictures?! My sister has a camera and she’ll do it for free!” I’ve heard some variation of this more than a few times throughout my wedding photography career. And I get it. I feel the same way about dentistry. But here’s the thing: there’s a lot more that goes into running a wedding photography business than just snapping a few pictures on Saturday afternoon. Continue reading →

Lifting the Veil: On Pinterest

Lifting the Veil: On Pinterest

Navigating the wedding industrial complex can be tricky. That’s why our new series, Lifting the Veil, aims to set the record straight on some common beliefs held by engaged couples. We want you to be an informed consumer and a savvy wedding planner, so without further ado, let the myth busting begin…
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Best of 2015

Best of 2015

As we move into the new year, it’s time again to take a look back at some of our favorite photos from the past 12 months. 2015 was a great year for us with lots of travel: we ventured to the East Coast for a rustic wedding in Ogunquit, Maine, shot an elopement at Detroit’s majestic Fox Theatre, and returned to the awe-inspiring Maroon Bells in Aspen, a wedding which coincided with the first “Supermoon” eclipse since 1982. We also had the honor of photographing our first ever weddings at Copper Mountain Ski Resort, Spruce Mountain Ranch in Sedalia, and Black Canyon Inn in Estes Park. All in all, it was a spectacular year for us and we look forward to what 2016 has in store! Continue reading →